tony

Tony’s 30 year passion has been to build products that make a massive positive impact on society. As General Manager and CTO he started, grew and sold two successful software product businesses before he was 35.

Currently Tony is Head of Digital and Non-Digital Agile Transformation at Lloyds Banking Group across 18,000 people and before that he was Head of Agile at Skype. He brings enterprise agility to a fast paced, fast growing organisation with thousands of engineers. Before Skype, Tony was the co-chair of the Agile Leadership Council across the more than half a million people in IBM where he was lead technical editor and contributor for the book: Disciplined Agile Delivery: A Practitioner’s Guide to Agile Software Delivery in the Enterprise, harvested from IBM other experiences of agile development.

PRESENTATION ABSTRACT

Keynote: The Laws of Physics Change At Scale
What are the three lessons I would share with my less experienced self faced with the inertia of moving an organisation that has no choice but to deal with its huge scale? Tony shares the notes he has written on the inside of his notebook, the ones he looks at every day before he starts helping organisations with thousands of engineers free themselves up to deliver exceptional value.